Colour used in historic buildings

Thursday 10 September 2020


The course

How and when was colour applied to historic buildings externally and internally? What are the clues to look for? The main focus of this lecture-based day is brick and timber framed buildings. Suitable for specialists and home owners.

The tutor

Timothy Easton is an independent academic, and has written widely on rituals and superstition in early buildings.

Participant information

You may wish to bring paper and pen. The course will include a walk to selected buildings, it is advisable to wear weather appropriate clothing and footwear.

Fee and refreshments

£70 per person, to include tuition, teas, coffees and a light lunch. Please let the Museum know in advance if you have any dietary requirements.



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